Volunteer Home Visiting

Service Description

Trained volunteers visit a family with children under 5 years in their home once per week for two hours to support their parenting by providing practical and social support .Volunteers can help reduce social isolation, increase confidence and self esteem of parents, enhance parenting skills and support building social networks. Volunteers do not provide unsupervised childcare, transport or do housework. The service is offered to people with current domestic violence or drug and alcohol issues, as well as untreated mental health concerns.

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self referral, family member, or other service or agency

Organisational Information

Area Served

Sydney Inner West HACC; South Eastern Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

The Benevolent Society

Postal Address

Locked Bag 1003

Rosebery

NSW

2018

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes

Last Updated: 24 September 2021